Tiny House

Tour Our Tiny House

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Tour Our Tiny House

Our Tiny House: Built from May - September 1, 2015 As soon as you walk into our tiny house you are in the kitchen/dining room/living room. This picture shows the kitchen, which had pretty much no counter space. Luckily the dining room table was so close that if we ever needed to spread out we didn't have an issue. We had a camping propane 2-burner for cooking, an apartment sized fridge, and a deep sink (if you have to get a small sink we highly recommend paying for the extra depth).  STYLE ELEMENTS:  The back splash is made up of...

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Tiny House: Building the Foundation - 6 Easy Steps

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Tiny House: Building the Foundation - 6 Easy Steps

    ***Please Note: We are basing this article on OUR experience. We highly suggest you learn about any specifications required for permits in your area. Also, unlike many tiny house builders, we decided to make a permanent structure. If you are building on a trailer or a foundation, you may want to skip to the next article "Building the Frame." If you are thinking about a stick foundation, read on!  Building Your Foundation 1. Lay the lines of your footprint out with posts and string to make sure you are square. We cannot stress the importance of making sure...

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Tiny House Life: Are you Ready to Build?

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Tiny House Life: Are you Ready to Build?

I have met so many guys with the same dream- basically be a hermit in a cabin in the woods. They fantasize it and don't think twice about what no plumbing, no instant gratification heat, what no potable water really means. Matt was one of those guys. So when he asked me if I would want to live in a tiny house I was not surprised, but I was skeptical. I knew we had been given the opportunity to build by a man we knew in the area, but having permission and making it happen were two very different things. ...

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